Originally Posted by DC_ROCK
At some point you have to pick up great players. Yes the Texans would like to just get "good guys", but the fact is, that some of the "bad guys" are more talented than your "good guy."
You could say that, but then you look at a team like the Patriots.
They, as a team (players and all), would not let anyone get a big head or over-inflated ego. They truly buy into the TEAM concept as opposed to the individual-great-players-together pov. Listening to interviews with the Patriot players, they just don't let anyone get bigger than the team.
Personally, I think the Texans look at a LOT more than just talent when they evaluate a player, and that is fantastic.
Even tho' T.O. is all that, I wouldn't trade him for A.J. and his future potential.
T.O. - Mr. Mouth - is about ego - HIS.
A.J. - Mr. Quiet - is about the team.
Teams win, and individuals lose....(most of the time!)